So you want to see the main highlights of Barcelona, but also avoid the tourist hassle? This is your chance to discover the city’s most popular sites the local way! See the main attractions and discover unique hidden gems with your private local host!
What to Expect
This private tour combines the main attractions of Barcelona with a few places known only by locals to give you the perfect Catalonian experience! All of this next to great local stories from your private host. Also, don’t forget that the tour can be 100% personalized to suit your own wishes and preferences!
Start at the famous La Rambla street, the main stop for everyone who visits Barcelona. Say goodbye to the tourist crowds and head to two of Gaudi’s popular sites, Palau Guell and Placa Reial, as you learn more about his life, work and death.Stop at a small local family place to taste the delicious, warm and fresh Churros of Barcelona. While you enjoy your treats, your host will give you all the tips & tricks you need for your stay here.
Continue with the more historical part of your tour and learn about the independence of Catalonians and the Roman influence over the city. Stop at a secret garden, where you’ll touch the magical turtle for good luck. Your host will tell you all about it! Afterwards, head to the oldest part of the city, Barceloneta, and find out how the 1992 olympics transformed this entire area.
Go through the beautiful narrow streets and listen to the remarkable story of Santa Eulalia, right before arriving to the Santa Maria Del Mar Church. On your journey you can stop at a unique local perfume shop where you can find any name of perfume you’ve ever imagined! End your tour at the incredible Palau de Musica, known for its unique beauty and amazing performances.
This is the plan:
Start : Metro station Drassanes
Stop 1: La Rambla
Stop 2: Palau Guell
Stop 3: Placa Reial
Stop 4: Churro at Xurreria del Banys Nous - one of the oldest Xurrerias of the city
Stop 5: Casa de la Ciutat and Palau de la Generalitat
Stop 6: Cathedral of Barcelona
Stop 7: City walls Barcelona - Roman Tower
Stop 8: Barceloneta. Walk into the old part
Stop 9: Santa Maria Del Mar
Stop 10: Palau de la Musica
End: metro station Urquinaona
- Private walking tour
- Bag of Churros
- Bottle of water
Know Before You Go
• Contact your tour supplier to specify your preferred starting time